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Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County
237 North Mulberry Street, 201 North Mulberry Street
Mount Vernon, OH 43050
Fax: 740-397-3866



  • Saturday, June 2, 2012 - All Day
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MOUNT VERNON — “Between the Covers” is this summer’s theme for the Adult Summer Reading Program at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County. The 2012 Adult Summer Reading Program will be held from Saturday, June 2, through July 28, with weekly programs and prizes, monthly book discussions, movies and special events.

Participants will learn how to write a song, spend an evening learning what inspires the stories of acclaimed author P.F. Kluge, experience the relaxing pleasures of tea, listen and learn about the sounds of the night, read and rate a book, take a dream interpretation class, study the origin of fairy tales, discuss the classic book, “Frankenstein,” enjoy an evening of music, movies and more.

All programs are free and will be held at the main library, 201 N. Mulberry St., Mount Vernon.

Registration begins Saturday, June 2, and the first 100 people to register will receive a free book bag, prize kit and activity packet. Registration not required. Participants will be eligible to receive a prize entry form and activity packet at each event for weekly prize drawings. A grand prize drawing for a Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight donated by the Friends of the Library will be held July 28 One additional entry form can be earned for each book review form or special activity form turned in during the program.

For more information, call 740-392-BOOK (2665), ext. 243; email; or visit

Published on May 30, 2012


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